Herewith a list of known fireworks displays in and around TW12 for 2017. Please add any others in the comments. This post will be updated as details firm up ... Thursday 2 November Sacred Heart…Continue
"Thanks Matt - That’s really helpful context. I walked past this morning and can indeed confirm the gate is in bits and very much open (as in no longer a gate). Sorry to hear you nearly copped it in its death throes. No-one’s casting…"
"And just in from Richmond Libraries: "The path from Hampton Library, via The Lodge, to the A308, Upper Sunbury Road, will be closed until further notice. We'll let you know when it reopens. Please use the Beard's Hill path in the…"
"Hi Alan - a few bits and bobs:
The Richmond Libraries twitter account has replied saying "Works are still ongoing, best to avoid this area at the moment." This didn't specify what works, and I've asked them to confirm the gates…"
I have been swimming at the pool for 30 years and when the trust asked for help back in 2000 I volunteered to help and joined the board as technical director. At that time some people thought the pool may close again as it had failed…"
""In addition there will be plenty more secure cycle racks for local the community to use."
This should be key. Generally any adult Hampton resident could (and should?) cycle or walk to the facilities. Disability aside, I see no…"
"It is worthwhile putting the parking issue into perspective, but look at it alongside how people use the pool and what the development will provide for the community.
When the pool was reopened in 1985 as a heated open air pool it was a…"
"I think that bit is the Brewhouse Fields, which is being developed as a wetland for birds and other assorted wildlife (hence inaccessible). Regardless, it would probably require an Act of Parliament for a Royal Park to divest a landholding (I'm…"